The new moon emoji is one of the moon phases: the first of eight. During this phase, the moon is completely dark, and that is reflected in the emoji. Use this emoji in the context of nighttime or darkness.
Keywords: dark, moon, new moon, outer space
Introduced: October, 2010 in Unicode version 6.0.0 (Emoji version 0.6)
The full moon emoji depicts the final moon phase: the full moon. In this phase, the moon is fully lit and looks like a large yellow or white circle. Use this when you’re feeling especially werewolf-ish.
The Singapore flag emoji has a red stripe on the top half of the flag and a white stripe on the bottom half of the flag. On the red stripe, a white half-moon sites on the far-left side with 5 white 5-point stars sitting directly to the right of the half-moon.
This moon with face emoji looks more like a full moon than a new moon to us. Depending on the emoji vendor, the moon's facial expression varies. Some show the moon with a genuine smile, others show the moon giving some genuine 'tude.